ASUS HYPER M.2 x16 PCIe VROC RAID Card for X299

ASUS HYPER M.2 Card, PCIe 3.0 x16, 4x M.2 PCIe 2242/60/80/110 Slots, Intel VROC Support, for ASUS X299 Motherboards

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Product Overview HYPER M.2 x16 Card: Upgrade your RAID
With Intel® Virtual RAID on CPU (VROC), unused CPU PCle® lanes can be assigned to storage, allowing you to create a bootable RAID array with multiple M.2 SSDs. Unlike motherboard PCH-based RAID, VROC isn't confined by the 32 Gbps DMI bottleneck, so multiple drives can be teamed to provide incredible throughput.

One Card, 4x The Bandwidth
Hyper M.2 x16 Card is designed specifically for VROC and features four M.2 slots, providing up to 128 Gbps of bandwidth per card.

Designed for Unthrottled Transfer Speed
The card is armed with a large heatsink and active fan to ensure drives are kept cool. An insane number of drives can run in parallel across multiple VROC cards to deliver staggering throughput and massive capacity for system drives, scratch disks, and anything else you want to access at warp speed. Features • Supports up to four PCIE® 3.0 M.2 drives, with transfer bandwidth up to 128Gbps.
• Supports Intel VROC technology, allowing you to use CPU PCIe® lanes to create BOOTable RAID arrays.
• Integrated blower-style fan to prevent throttling.
• Compatible with the following ASUS X299 Motherboards:
- ROG RAMPAGE VI EXTREME
- ROG RAMPAGE VI APEX
- ROG STRIX X299-XE GAMING
- ROG STRIX X299-E GAMING
- PRIME X299-DELUXE
- PRIME X299-A
- TUF X299 MARK 1
- TUF X299 MARK 2

Technical Specifications
• PCI Express 3.0 x16 interface, compatible with PCI Express x8 and x16 slots, support data transfer rates up to 128 Gbps.
• 4x M.2 Socket 3 with M Key design, type 2242/2260/2280/22110 storage devices support (Support PCIE SSD only).
• 1x M.2 FAN Power Switch.
• 4x M.2 access LEDs.
• 4x M.2 Screws packages.
• Dimensions: 96 x 13 x 202 mm (WxHxD).

Please note: Intel VROC Bootable with Intel M.2 PCIe NVMe SSDs in conjunction with Skylake-X CPU ONLY. Redundant RAID setups such as RAID 1, 5, 10, etc, or RAID 0 (20+ drives), require an Intel VROC Key, not included, available separately.
Warranty

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Details
Duration:
12 months
Type:
Direct
DOA Period:
7 days
Manufacturer Contact Details
Manufacturer:
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Telephone:
01442 265548
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ASUS HYPER M.2 x16 PCIe VROC RAID Card for X299
ASUS HYPER M.2 x16 PCIe VROC RAID Card for X299